• How to Make a Drypoint Etching from Recycled Plastic, and Print it without a Press

    1 month ago - By Belinda del Pesco

    This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco .
    Drypoint Etchings on Recycled Plastic Sheets
    So far, I've experimented with Drypoint etching print from a Trader Joe's biscotti container here , and a monotype print from a recycled plastic blueberry container here. In this post, we'll go over a Drypoint from a plastic lettuce container, and we'll keep the process super simple. We'll print the Drypoint without a press, by using a cereal spoon.
    This is a twisted scribe, or a Whistler's Needle, named after painter and printmaker James McNeill Whistler
    Etching and Engraving...
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